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#1
Louise Kaplan
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
July 2018: Nurse Practitioner
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29892701/the-association-between-nicotine-dependence-and-physical-health-among-people-receiving-injectable-diacetylmorphine-or-hydromorphone-for-the-treatment-of-chronic-opioid-use-disorder
#2
Heather Palis, Kirsten Marchand, Mohammad Karamouzian, Scott MacDonald, Scott Harrison, Daphne Guh, Kurt Lock, Suzanne Brissette, Aslam H Anis, Michael Krausz, David C Marsh, Martin T Schechter, Eugenia Oviedo-Joekes
Introduction: People with chronic opioid use disorder often present to treatment with individual and structural vulnerabilities and remain at risk of reporting adverse health outcomes. This risk is greatly compounded by tobacco smoking, which is highly prevalent among people with chronic opioid use disorder. Despite the known burden of tobacco smoking on health, the relationship between nicotine dependence and health has not been studied among those receiving injectable opioid agonist treatment...
June 2018: Addictive Behaviors Reports
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29358208/new-hope-for-unsanctioned-safe-injection-site
#3
Wendy Glauser
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
January 22, 2018: CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal, Journal de L'Association Medicale Canadienne
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29181853/towards-the-elimination-of-hepatitis-c-in-the-united-states
#4
Sammy Saab, Long Le, Satvir Saggi, Vinay Sundaram, Myron Tong
The emergence of effective direct-acting antiviral (DAA) agents has reignited discussion over hepatitis C elimination potential in the United States. Eliminating hepatitis C will require a critical examination regarding technical feasibility, economic considerations, and social/political attention. Tremendous advancement has been made in recent years with the availability of sensitive diagnostic tests and highly effective DAAs capable of achieving sustained viral response (SVR) in more than 95% of patients...
November 27, 2017: Hepatology: Official Journal of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27344905/from-west-end-to-eastside-the-vancouver-hiv-aids-epidemic-1983-2013
#5
Taylor Perry
Traditional histories of AIDS have used a few major American urban centres as proxies for the North American epidemic more broadly and have tended to frame the epidemic as a quintessentially gay and American experience. A careful examination of how the epidemic unfolded in Vancouver, British Columbia, however, reveals considerable differences, including the relative absence of local gay activist traditions prior to HIV/AIDS and the relative prominence of interventions such as Insite, North America's first sanctioned needle exchange program and safe injection site...
2016: Canadian Bulletin of Medical History, Bulletin Canadien D'histoire de la M├ędecine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26653514/the-dorso-ventro-debate-in-search-of-empirical-evidence
#6
Joe Brown, Mark Gillespie, Simon Chard
Identification of safe injections sites is a skill practised routinely by nurses, which, as with all nursing practice, is informed by empirical evidence. Despite this, discussion as to whether the dorsogluteal site should be eradicated from nursing practice in favour of the ventrogluteal site shows no sign of abating. Review of commonly cited evidence in this debate aimed to identify the validity of excluding the dorsogluteal site in favour of the ventrogluteal site by investigating the empirical evidence, which routinely informs this decision...
December 10, 2015: British Journal of Nursing: BJN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25824495/legislation-jeopardizes-safe-injection-sites
#7
Laura Eggertson
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
May 19, 2015: CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal, Journal de L'Association Medicale Canadienne
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/23820440/legislation-ignores-benefits-of-safe-injection-sites-say-doctors
#8
Laura Eggertson
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
September 3, 2013: CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal, Journal de L'Association Medicale Canadienne
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/23414093/should-north-america-s-first-and-only-supervised-injection-facility-insite-be-expanded-in-british-columbia-canada
#9
Ehsan Jozaghi, Martin M A Andresen
BACKGROUND: This article reports qualitative findings from a sample of 31 purposively chosen injection drug users (IDUs) from Vancouver, Surrey and Victoria, British Columbia interviewed to examine the context of safe injection site in transforming their lives. Further, the purpose is to determine whether the first and only Supervised injection facility (SIF) in North America, InSite, needs to be expanded to other cities. METHODS: Semi-structured qualitative interviews were conducted in a classical anthropological strategy of conversational format as drug users were actively involved in their routine activities...
February 16, 2013: Harm Reduction Journal
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/22866565/public-health-issues-should-trump-politics-advocates-of-safe-injection-sites-urge
#10
(no author information available yet)
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
June 2012: Canadian Nurse
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/22549176/public-health-understandings-of-policy-and-power-lessons-from-insite
#11
Patrick Fafard
Drug addiction is a major public health problem, one that is most acutely felt in major cities around the globe. Harm reduction and safe injection sites are an attempt to address this problem and are at the cutting edge of public health policy and practice. One of the most studied safe injection sites is INSITE located in Vancouver, British Columbia. Using INSITE as a case study, this paper argues that knowledge translation offers a limited framework for understanding the development of public health policy...
December 2012: Journal of Urban Health: Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/22259976/supreme-court-rules-on-safe-injection-site
#12
Jessica Eisen
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
November 2011: Health Law in Canada
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/20049923/harm-reduction-therapy-a-practice-friendly-review-of-research
#13
REVIEW
Diane E Logan, G Alan Marlatt
Harm reduction is an umbrella term for interventions aiming to reduce the problematic effects of behaviors. Although harm reduction was originally and most frequently associated with substance use, it is increasingly being applied to a multitude of other behavioral disorders. This article reviews the state of empirical research on harm reduction practices including alcohol interventions for youth, college students, and a variety of other adult interventions. We also review nicotine replacement and opioid substitution, as well as needle exchanges and safe injection sites for intravenous drug users...
February 2010: Journal of Clinical Psychology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/19287287/safety-of-repeat-intravitreal-injections-of-bevacizumab-versus-ranibizumab-our-experience-after-2-000-injections
#14
COMPARATIVE STUDY
Ioannis D Ladas, Dimitrios A Karagiannis, Alexandros A Rouvas, Athanasios I Kotsolis, Andromachi Liotsou, Ioannis Vergados
PURPOSE: To compare the safety of repeat intravitreal injections of bevacizumab versus ranibizumab performed on a large series of patients during the past 2 years period of time. METHODS: Four hundred fifty patients receiving 2,000 injections (1,275 bevacizumab and 725 ranibizumab) were studied retrospectively. Injections performed in a usual examination room under the standard sterile conditions. Follow-up varied from 3 to 24 months. RESULTS: Serious ocular adverse events were uncommon...
March 2009: Retina
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/18808338/safety-and-immunogenicity-of-an-inactivated-influenza-a-h5n1-vaccine-given-with-or-without-aluminum-hydroxide-to-healthy-adults-results-of-a-phase-i-ii-randomized-clinical-trial
#15
RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL
Wendy A Keitel, James D Campbell, John J Treanor, Emmanuel B Walter, Shital M Patel, Fenhua He, Diana L Noah, Heather Hill
BACKGROUND: Dose-sparing strategies are being explored for vaccines against pandemic influenza. We evaluated the dose-sparing potential of aluminum hydroxide (AlOH) adjuvant. METHODS: A total of 600 healthy subjects (age, 18-49 years) were randomized to receive 2 vaccinations 1 month apart with subvirion inactivated influenza A/H5N1 vaccine containing 7.5, 15, or 45 microg of hemagglutinin (HA), with or without 600 microg of aluminum hydroxide (AlOH), or 3.75 microg of HA, with or without 300 microg of AlOH...
November 1, 2008: Journal of Infectious Diseases
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/18713814/clement-unleashes-barrage-at-safe-injection-site-supporters
#16
Roger Collier
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
August 19, 2008: CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal, Journal de L'Association Medicale Canadienne
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/18561367/court-halts-closure-of-canada-s-safe-injection-site
#17
Paul Webster
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
June 14, 2008: Lancet
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/17576973/clement-seeks-safe-injection-site-study
#18
Becky Rynor
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
June 19, 2007: CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal, Journal de L'Association Medicale Canadienne
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/16456970/safe-injection-sites
#19
(no author information available yet)
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
March 2002: HIV Prevention Plus!
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/16365964/officials-in-two-canadian-cities-express-support-for-safe-injection-sites
#20
David Garmaise
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
August 2005: HIV/AIDS Policy & Law Review
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